Nigeria News

Unknown gunmen disrupt voting in Ebonyi

Armed thugs on Saturday invaded some polling booths at Nwakpu market square in Onunwakpu Ikwo LGA carting away electoral materials. Kelechi Igwe, who is the deputy gubernatorial candidate for PDP, is from the ward. The thugs who were armed with AK 47 rifles emerged from a nearby bush and shot into the air to scare […]

Politics

Jonathan is a blessing to Nigeria – Olejeme

Deputy Chairman, Finance Committee of the PDP Presidential Campaign Organization, Dr. Ngozi Olejeme on Sunday praised President Goodluck Jonathan's tough stance on crime and his track record turning around Nigeria. Olejeme in a joyous mood Sunday evening also described President Jonathan as a blessing to Nigeria. “Looking at what President Jonathan has done for Nigeria, […]

Politics

Attack on Adeola aka Yayi: matters arising

No doubt political violence is a regular but avoidable part of our partisan politics as a result of inability of some politicians to abide by the basic tenets of democratic practice. The incidence of violence is heightened during electoral campaigns when some political candidates for various offices face each other in a frenetic push to […]

Politics

PDP Plots to Write Unit Results at Collation Centres in Rivers State

The Rivers State Chapter of the All Progressives Congress [APC] claims credible information in its possession indicates that the PDP, in collusion with the Independent Electoral Commission [INEC], have plotted to ignore the genuine results of polls of most units in Rivers State and replacing same with written results by them during the forthcoming general […]